Matcha Green Tea Ice Cream Recipe

Matcha has become a sensation across the globe, from ice cream to pies to cookies, this green coloured powder is just everywhere. Matcha is essentially a finely ground powder of specially grown and processed green tea leaves. Matcha has a very fascinating history. It is said that in China, during the Tang dynasty, tea leaves were steamed and preserved as bricks. which made trade easier. When tea was prepared, after roasting and pulverising the tea, the resultant powder would also be decocted in hot water and enjoyed with salt. Then during Song dynasty, whipping tea powder, with hot water became very common. In fact, powdered tea consumption became a ritual for Chan Buddhists. Zen Buddhism and methods of preparing powdered tea arrived in Japan through Eisai in 1191, and became a mainstay. And now Matcha has traveled the world. This ice cream is a fine example of how it has been embraced across the globe.  This Japanese recipe of green tea ice cream is prepared with milk, green tea powder, whisk cream, ice water, yolks, and sugar.

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Ingredients for Matcha Green Tea Ice Cream Recipe

  • 2 cup Milk
  • 2 tablespoon green tea powder
  • 1 cup Heavy cream
  • 6 egg yolks
  • 1/2 cup 2 Tbsp sugar

Directions: Matcha Green Tea Ice Cream Recipe

Steps To Prepare

  • STEP 1.In a bowl add ice water and set aside
  • STEP 1.In another bow add milk and green tea powder

Cooking Directions

  • STEP 1.Heat the milk mixture and add1/2 cup of cream .
  • STEP 1.In another bowl whisk cream,yolks and sugar .
  • STEP 1.Add milk in the egg mixture slowly.
  • STEP 1.Heat the mixture
  • STEP 1.Now, place the bowl in the ice water and freeze for 3hrs
  • STEP 1.Follow the direction of your ice cream machine and freeze

Storage And Serving Method

  • STEP 1.Serve chilled in a bowl. You can also add some nuts for garnish
Nutrition
value
1451
calories per serving
84 g Fat62 g Protein112 g Carbs2 g FiberOther

Current Totals

  • Fat
    84g
  • Protein
    62g
  • Carbs
    112g
  • Fiber
    2g

MacroNutrients

  • Carbs
    112g
  • Protein
    62g
  • Fiber
    2g

Fats

  • Fat
    84g

Vitamins & Minerals

  • Calcium
    783mg
  • Iron
    9mg
  • Vitamin A
    83mcg
  • Vitamin B1
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B2
    1mg
  • Vitamin B3
    3mg
  • Vitamin B6
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B9
    228mcg
  • Vitamin B12
    < 1mcg
  • Vitamin C
    12mg
  • Vitamin E
    7mg
  • Copper
    < 1mcg
  • Magnesium
    100mg
  • Manganese
    < 1mg
  • Phosphorus
    1068mg
  • Selenium
    137mcg
  • Zinc
    5mg
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. All nutritional information presented are estimates and not meant to substitute professional dietary advice or treatment
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Recipe By Slurrp